January 21st, 2015

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Dental Education Loan Repayment for Service Program Launches

Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation, in collaboration with the Minnesota Dental Foundation, announces the launch of the Dedicated to Minnesota Dentists (DMD) Program: a competitive dental education loan repayment for service program for qualifying dentists. DMD's purpose is to increase Minnesotans' access to dental care by attracting qualified dentists to the parts of Greater Minnesota and the Twin Cities that are underserved. ...
September 29th, 2014

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Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation Awards Grant Recipients

Delta Dental of Minnesota and Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation approved the largest number of grant recipients, totaling $2,472,500 in giving. Awarded grants are intended for statewide reach with particular interest in rural Minnesota areas. Funds are distributed to fulfill the mission of improving the oral health of the people of Minnesota and to improve and advance the science and art of oral health in Minnesota. ...
September 23rd, 2014

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Ann K. Johnson Community Health Spirit Award Recipient, Colleen M. Brickle, Awarded

Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation is proud to announce a leadership award to Colleen M. Brickle RDH, RF, EdD in special recognition of her contributions to improving health in Minnesota. This inaugural award is being made in honor of Ann K. Johnson, former Executive Director of Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation, and Community Affairs Director of Delta Dental of Minnesota. ...
June 19th, 2014

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DDMN Receives Top 100 Workplaces Award

Delta Dental of Minnesota has been named one of the Top 100 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. ...
May 15th, 2014

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Children’s Dental Services Clinic Expansion Dedication

Children’s Dental Services, through the support of Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation, announces the new Children’s Dental Services clinic expansion, in dedication to Dr. John McKay Williams. ...
April 29th, 2014

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Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation Donates $150,000 to Minnesota Mission of Mercy

At the Minnesota Dental Association’s Star of the North meeting last week, the Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation made a $150,000 donation to the Minnesota Dental Foundation (MDF) to help fund Minnesota’s Mission of Mercy (MnMOM) event. This is the third year that this significant monetary contribution has been made, making Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation the Signature Sponsor of the MnMOM event. ...
April 22nd, 2014

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Delta Dental of Minnesota Names Vice President of Dental Services

Delta Dental of Minnesota is pleased to announce that Sheila Strock, D.M.D., M.P.H., has joined the organization as Vice President of Dental Services. ...
March 7th, 2014

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Delta Dental of Minnesota Announces 2014 Serve a Smile™ Award Recipients

Delta Dental of Minnesota, in collaboration with the Minnesota Alliance With Youth and Minnesota FCCLA, has awarded more than $30,000 in annual youth service grants and in-kind dental hygiene supplies to 48 sites in 32 communities. These competitive grants are awarded through Delta Dental’s Serve a Smile grant program to support youth-led service projects that address an important oral health or overall health issue. Awarded grants offer young people the start-up funds to create healthier schools and communities. ...
March 5th, 2014

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Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation Awards 11 Grants Totaling Nearly $2 Million in 2013 Year-End Giving

Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation awarded 11 grants totaling $1,949,800 in year-end giving to programming that supports Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation’s mission of improving oral health as it recognizes the connection to overall health in Minnesota. ...